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Questions tagged [google-play-store]

For questions related to Google's official content store. Please note that questions related to publishing, registering, or otherwise interacting with the Play Store in a development capacity are off-topic.

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How to delete contact who don't use whatsapp?

How to delete all contact who don't use Whatsapp only?
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Is it possible to publish an app to playstore but not find that app in search? [on hold]

The thing is I don't want to share the app in public and also I cannot create a close beta testing as I don't have the particular users email address. The scenario I want is something like this - I ...
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Can't install my own app from Play Store

Not sure whether it's related to the problem or not, but this affects only my own apps. When I try to install any of them, it downloads twice for some reason, then I get this message: Can't install ...
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In Android 7.0 Nougat, which permission gives an app your phone number?

In Android 7.0 Nougat, which permission gives an app your phone number? When I say "which permission", I mean when installing apps, the Google Play store will inform the user of certain permissions. ...
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Does LineageOS or OpenGApps have a GMS License and GMS Certification?

Some time ago, I have installed LineageOS on my Samsung Galaxy S2, together with the OpenGApps suite. I have registered with Google and enjoy access to the phletora of Google Play apps on this phone. ...
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Games suddenly stop when im playing

I have a Samsung J7. whenever I'm playing a game the app is suddenly stopped and redirected to the home screen. I clear up the memory and trying to reinstall it. It works well on the first few days ...
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Android TV showing “There was a problem communicating with Google servers, try again later” error

I just got a new Android TV box and am trying to sign into Google play store but every time I put in the information and hit enter the error "There was a problem communicating with Google servers, try ...
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Nokia 6 TA-1021 Playstore app download problem

just to provide some background, 1 year ago I bought a Nokia 6 TA-1021 Model, as soon as I got it, it said that it wanted to upgrade the system from Nougat to Oreo so I allowed it, then it happened I ...
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WebView err_unknown_url_scheme

I had to edit a WebView app for client, there's a link in the app for another android app on google play which has this schememarket://details?id=..... When I open the link from the app, I get the ...
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Is earning money from link shortener haram or halal? [closed]

Im putting download links of APK's game on youtube, apk's in which i provide paid games for free in a download link. Whenever they press the link, i earn money. As far, like 1200 pressed and ...
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Origin of Google payouts wire transfers [closed]

I have a paid app in Google Play and I receive monthly payouts from Google. I would like to know from where these wire transfers are originating. Does the origin can be changed or is it fixed and ...
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I can't open my apk file

I downloaded an apk from the web that is a paid app in the Play Store, but I can't use the app cause the app knows I downloaded it without paying. I tried it with 2 different apps and these happened: ...
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Why I can't find Clear Local Search History on Google play store?

The Google support said that it is in the Play Store at the Settings, but there isn't this option. I can find only these. I tried to delete all upgrades, and I found it at the 6.9.21 version, but not ...
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Huawei update to EMUI 9 broke everything

I have a Huawei NOVA 2S which I purchased in China. I got the EMUI 9 update yesterday and none of my Google Apps were working. Found this: https://itechify.com/2019/04/26/fix-google-apps-on-huawei-...
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child can’t use play store gift card? [closed]

My daughter has a tablet and email for a google play account. She has a $10 gift card attached to her account but it says it’s restricted by parental controls. I can’t figure out how to unlock it so ...
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Apps missing when freeing up space

Tried to install a new app on my android phone (marshmello). But since I didnt have much memory space left Google play store asked to free up space and opened a new pop up. But in the Free Up Space ...
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playstore download stops for no reason

There are no problems downloading games and apps that are less than 100mb. But if i download apps that are more than 1gb, i tend to leave it downloading overnight. By morning, I checked my phone ...
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Run www.notion.so in a browser in Boox M96

Hi there I have an eReader brand Boox M96 (android 4), and I'm here to ask opinionn to install a browser in order to run the website www.notion.so I already have tried: opera mini via browser ...
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Google playstore showing “similar app available here” in green bar

Many apps like Facebook, Linkedin have two versions. One small and one full version. When you go to playstore and navigate to any of these apps you see "similar app available here" written below app ...
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iOS switch: estimated cost of repurchasing apps

I am looking in to switching from iOS to android. However I have a ton of apps that I have bought in the iOS app store over the past years . I am aware that I will likely have to repurchase them on ...
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after factory reset - low storage, play store problems

After I did a factory reset (twice; once through settings, once through recovery mode by clearing eMMC), I got a "low storage space" error. I can't get rid out of it - tried clearing cache and ...
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How to prevent apps auto-reinstalling?

Almost every time I connect my phone to my PC apps auto-reinstall in the background. I say "auto-reinstall" rather than "auto-update" because the versions aren't changing. Auto-update is disabled but ...
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How to restore in-app purchases after clearing app data?

Recently, i cleared my data because i couldn't download anything. Nothing bad happened, no crashes or anything. But there is one problem. All my in-app purchases for games and apps doesn't seem to ...
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Will google assistant allow the same account in two different phones

I want to know will google assistant allow the same account in two different phones? Will the messages or any other information will goes to secondary phone where the account is linked
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Devices being logged out of play store [duplicate]

I have over 20 devices that use the same google account for play store. Many of the devices get logged out after a few days. Is there a set number of devices a google account can have logged into play ...
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How can I see the price of an app I already purchased on the Google Play Store?

I would like to find out the price of an app that I have already purchased, so that I can suggest it to a friend. When I look at the app listing, it doesn't give the price if I already have it.
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Checking Info Lopop

I have an Oppo F11 Pro. I recently changed my Google password on my computer and then I logged onto my phone and tried to access the Play Store and comes up with Checking Info... After sitting on that ...
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Payments on Google Play not showing up on other devices

To start off let me list my devices: Samsung Galaxy S5 - Used to purchase the game Amazon Fire Tablet HD 10 - Google Play sideloaded Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 PC/Laptop About 24 hours ago I purchased ...
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Delete free apps from Play Store library

I want to delete free apps from my Play Store library. I don't want to remove paid apps because I obviously paid for them so that means that they are useful to me in some way or another. However, I ...
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Internet And Wifi, Both are not working Except for Whatsapp Which is working fine

In My Lfy Water 1, both internet and wifi ain't functioning, i cannot use any browser, youtube, gmail, but Whatsapp is working fine. I'm using vodafone 4g, it shows 4g and full strength network on ...
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Can I repurchase apps so they can be shared with my family library?

The documentation states: Any apps or games purchased after July 2, 2016 are eligible to be added to Family Library. If you purchased the app or game before July 2, 2016, it’s eligible for Family ...
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How to restore GBWhatsApp chats & media from Google drive, when you've forgotten the email address you used to back up

My GBWHATSAPP became obsolete & I couldn't access it anymore to be able to do a proper backup and it was equally challenging to update it directly from the app. After several trials, I ...
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Unable to download apps from playstore [duplicate]

I am not able to download any apps from my google play store....it is appearing as downloading but is not actually happening in real...i have tried a number of times to dowload apps..but in vain.......
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How to run regular google maps on android go?

I'm trying to install the regular heavy version android google maps from play store but it only brings up google maps go. What should I do to fix this?
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Does Google Play Store Search discriminate against certain apps or search terms?

I have an app called 'Sexgame' in the Play Store. It is rated 17+ in the US. The app can not be found searching for 'sexgame' in the Play Store. I already have two other apps in the Play Store that ...
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Play Store downloads failing for subset of apps

I have an issue where Google Play Store will not download updates for a specific subset of my installed apps. I'm using a Sony Xperia Z5 with Android 7.1.1. When the problem apps attempt to update in ...
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Require password for each application to install

Since I will be lending my phone to someone else, I want my phone to ask my Google account password (or alternative authentication) each time an app is installed. If I go to Google Play -> Three bars ...
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Search in Google play store purchases

What I want to do is find my purchased games and apps. I have over a 1000 purchases in my library and my books and memberships make it impossible to find my games and apps. Ive tried most of the ...
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Trying to install 'Add-on: Samsung' app from Google play store but it doesn't install

I've been trying to download the Teamviewer addon app for Samsung on my S9+ (SM-G965F), but I keep on getting a 'Can't install Add-On: Samsung' error message (no code is given). The device is not ...
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How do I bookmark a page in Google Books?

Google Books has a feature whereby you can bookmark a page by tapping any corner of any page of a book you're reading. However, I was unable to do this. Could someone please provide some help as to ...
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Can't use Gmail and Google play store

In my Samsung galaxy on nxt, android version 8.1.0. in my phn I can't use Gmail as it is showing msg that Google play is updating. And same time can't sign in Google play store. What to do?
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Problem with app update: Play Store keep downloading to much

For a few weeks now, Play Store struggles to update 2 of my apps. It tries to download the update but overshoots (see image). It does this a few times until it puts them back on the pending list. ...
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How to get latest version of Google Play Store

I'm trying to solve a problem I'm having with Google Play Store. (Specifically, a continual "Error checking for updates" and an empty "Installed" list. I tried clearing the cache.) The version I have ...
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List of all apps on the phone that are no longer available in the Play Store [duplicate]

Once an application is removed from the Play Store I will likely want to uninstall it. However, I do not know of an obvious way to figure out which applications are currently installed on my phone but ...
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Detach a paid app from play store

I have the APK of the last good version of ROM Toolbox Pro, which had the app manager, and so far I've had to disable auto update to prevent it from being replaced by the newer version. This is an ...
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Android System WebView

I am trying to run an app called Fully Kiosk Browser, to lock down to a single specific web page. This is on an Android TV Box, running Android 7.1.2 However, when my web page does not load in the app....
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Can't Install BOTIM android application in Oreo

I have Moto G5 with android Oreo OS, I am trying to install BOTIM application from play store, play store able to download it, but it gives error during installation (Can't install BOTIM app). Even I ...
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Replacing the stock apps from untrusted manufacturer by confirmed android apps

recently I am cleaning up a newly bought china device. I already managed to get rid of the more obvious bloatware, but as I do not have any customrom for it at the moment, I thought of simply ...
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Why does play store open automatically everyday with first connection to internet?

I have a problem with my play store lately. Everyday when I turn on my wifi or data in my Samsung Galaxy S8, first of all my play store opens automatically itself and goes to My apps & games under ...
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How to remove a decice from EMM or change its role?

We have some devices we are using at company and we are using Google EMM for administrating their apps. We want to totally release une of them from the EMM policies in order to use it for personal, ...